By James R. Benn
Compliment for the Billy Boyle sequence: “Benn maintains to create attention-grabbing behind-the-scenes mysteries from little-known elements of global battle II background. . . . A fast moving mixture of motion, event, and crime fixing. . . . an exceptional sequence that retains getting better.”—Booklist “The Billy Boyle novels have speedy tested themselves as top at school . . . ancient mysteries that seamlessly mixture truth with fiction, are replete with interval information, [and] contain an enticing, difficult and suspenseful story.”—Mysterious studies “A triple dose of pleasure with a homicide secret inside a undercover agent mystery inside a global battle experience tale. . . . A ‘rattling strong read.’”—Rhys Bowen “A strong persist with as much as Benn’s first novel. . . . [I] watch for his next.”—Robert B. Parker “What an exceptional learn, choked with motion, humor and middle. . . . equivalent elements undercover agent mystery, battle tale and homicide secret, with a dollop of romance that’s by no means candy, this can be only a extraordinary booklet. extra please!”—Louise Penny Fifty Browning automated Rifles were stolen from a US military base in Northern eire. His “uncle” Ike Eisenhower sends Billy to get well the guns, that can be utilized in a German-sponsored IRA rebellion. our bodies start to acquire as Billy reveals unforeseen demanding situations to his Boston-Irish upbringing and IRA sympathies. There are rogues on either side, he learns. James R. Benn is the writer of 3 prior books within the Billy Boyle sequence: Billy Boyle, the 1st Wave, and Blood on my own. he's a librarian and lives in Hadlyme, Connecticut.From the Hardcover version.
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It’s a bit odd, isn’t it? ” “Only half odd to me, Billy. But yes, I know what you mean. ” “I know,” I said. ” I could recall the stories Uncle Dan had told of the Irish Civil War, when the British recruited veterans of the World War to bolster the ranks of the Royal Irish Constabulary. They were issued a mixture of surplus military uniforms and police uniforms. The army uniforms were khaki, the police uniforms darker. The colors gave them their name, a name that in my family stood for brutal repression and arbitrary killings.
I’m so glad General Marshall ordered him to take one. He hasn’t had a day off for months. ” “It was so very sad,” Kay said, her eyelids flickering as she looked away from me, her hand playing around her mouth. I thought she might cry. Uncle Ike had taken us to the Mount of Olives, where the thick, gnarled olive trees reminded me of Sicily. The Garden of Gethsemane is on the western slope, next to a church built over a rock where the Franciscan monks told us Jesus prayed the night before his arrest, while his disciples drifted off to sleep.
He proposed an invasion of Northern Ireland by the IRA about ten years ago. He was overruled by IRA general staff then but he could be trying again. S. Army, and perhaps involvement by the Abwehr. ” “Of course. ” I had always wondered if I’d make it to the old sod someday. Now I would but it wasn’t County Roscommon I’d be seeing. It was the northern counties, home of the Orangemen and the Red Hand of Ulster, where the Protestants still celebrated their victory over the Catholics at the Battle of the Boyne more than two hundred and fifty years ago.